Department of Civil Engineering

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2020/302

Applications are invited for temporary or contractual post of Project Engineer under the project entitled "Post-Processing System for NavIC Signals for High Precision Applications" funded by Space Technology Cell (STC), ISRO, in the Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Kanpur.

Minimum qualification: M.Tech OR B.Tech with M.B.A. OR B.Tech + 3 years relevant experience


  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proficient in Python programming.
  • He/she should have at least theoretical understanding of GNSS.
  • Candidate with background in Geoinformatics/Geomatics is preferred.
  • Experienced in handling and operating surveying equipment.
  • Motivated and willing to learn about new technologies.

Job description: This job will require reviewing research papers, developing, and testing algorithms for processing NavIC signals, setting up experiments, preparing reports and presentations, and complete documentation of the developed software package and results.

Salary: 26,400 2,200 66,000/- per month

Number of positions: One (01)

Duration of appointment: The appointment will be for one (01) year and is extendable (based on performance) for up to three (03) years or end of project, whichever is earlier.

Application submission: The application should be submitted online via email to

Applications submitted in any other mode will not be accepted. The last date for submitting the online application is January 5, 2021.

The application should include:

  1. Complete biodata (CV) of the candidate
  2. Scanned copies of the relevant degree certificates
  3. Details of publications/completed projects (if any)
  4. Any other documents

Note: The selection will be based on online interview. The shortlisted candidate will be informed via email about the date of interview.

Dr. Salil Goel
Assistant Professor
Department of Civil Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur